Nilgirianthus ciliatus (Nees) Bremek.

 
  • Family : ACANTHACEAE
  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Acanthaceae
  • Species : Nilgirianthus ciliatus
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Nilgirianthus ciliatus (Nees) Bremek. (Unresolved name)
  • Vernacular name : Sahacharah (San.); Karvi (Hin.)
  • Collection Nos : HFP 836, HFP 2307, CJS 15303
  • Key identification features : A small shrub. Leaf ovate, crenate. Petiole more or less winged. Calyx lobes linear-spathulate. Corolla white or lilac, tube cylindrical and ovate lobes. Stamens 4, exerted.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments : Frequent forests.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Chikamagalur, Dakshina Kannada, Hassan, Shimoga, Uttara Kannada, Udupi
  • Floras referred : Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 - Hassan; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara

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